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ALSO CALLED: Enterprise Project Management, IT Project Management
DEFINITION: Project management is a methodical approach to planning and guiding project processes from start to finish. According to the Project Management Institute, the processes are guided through five stages: initiation, planning, executing, controlling, and closing. Project management can be applied to almost any type of project and is widely used to control the complex processes of software development projects.  … 
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40 Leaders, 40 Stories: PPM Experts Discuss Moving from Project Management to Project Leadership
sponsored by AtTask
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper combines interviews from 40 PPM leaders, providing diverse insight into their experiences successfully leading teams.
Posted: 04 Aug 2014 | Published: 04 Aug 2014

AtTask

Under-represented and Undervalued
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
PRESENTATION: In this presentation from Computer Weekly's Women in IT event, Gillian Arnold talks about the current skills crisis in the technology industry, and recruiting skills for a more diverse base into enterprises.
Posted: 29 Jul 2014 | Published: 29 Jul 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Finding an Alternative to Traditional Project Management Software
sponsored by Interneer, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Inside this white paper, learn about an alternative to traditional project management software, and two case studies that show how it has helped in a real-life business context.
Posted: 15 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 May 2007

Interneer, Inc.

E-book: A Prescriptive Approach to Simpler, Faster, and More Cost-effective Project and Portfolio Management
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: IT teams struggle to keep up with demand for new products and services while budgets remain stagnant. They need to find cost-effective ways to meet business needs and drive value -- and project portfolio management (PPM) can make that a reality.
Posted: 19 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

CA Technologies.

The Changing Role of IT and What to Do About It
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: According to recent research, only 11% of IT leaders see IT as a developer of new, innovative services. This is troubling news, as IT should want more than to resolve tickets and be the keeper of others' IT investments. But as more CIOs are reporting to CEOs, the time is right for IT to secure its position as a strategic partner for the business.
Posted: 11 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

CA Technologies.

Break Away to Efficient, Responsive Project and Portfolio Management
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: View this infographic to explore the common pitfalls of IT project management, and learn how a cloud-based project portfolio management (PPM) tool can help you avoid them.
Posted: 10 Jun 2014 | Published: 10 Jun 2014

CA Technologies.

Don't Just Manage Technology - Drive New and Innovative Business Services
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Savvy companies are adopting a value-based approach to services, in order to increase the overall value of their services portfolio. With service portfolio management (SPM) tools, you can make more strategic portfolio decisions, increase visibility into your service portfolio, and ensure top performance throughout the service lifecycle.
Posted: 09 Jun 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2012

CA Technologies.

Airline Transforms IT Project Management with PPM
sponsored by CA Technologies.
CASE STUDY: To stay on top in a competitive industry, Qantas, Australia's largest airline, wanted to transform their IT project management strategy. In this case study, explore how Qantas implemented a project and portfolio management (PPM) tool to improve IT project visibility and reporting for over 200 projects.
Posted: 06 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

CA Technologies.

Realise Benefits from a Digital Strategy
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
PRESENTATION: Rob Lambert, visiting fellow at Cranfield School of Management, offers advice to CIOs on developing business cases and maximising the business value of digital technology projects.
Posted: 30 May 2014 | Published: 30 May 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Accelerating Digital Marketing
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This study from CEB debunks the myths over the relationship between CIOs and CMOs and shows how CIOs can play a critical role in accelerating digital marketing.
Posted: 30 May 2014 | Published: 30 May 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Agile + Portfolio Management: Bridging the Gap Between Agile Teams & Management
sponsored by Innotas
WHITE PAPER: Management teams are focused on what to do.  Agile teams are focused on how to do it. Bridging the gap is challenging, yet critical to your business. Check out this brand new whitepaper from Innotas to find out how portfolio management can help bridge the gap between agile teams and management to create a winning agile enterprise.
Posted: 27 May 2014 | Published: 27 May 2014

Innotas

The Future of Corporate IT
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This report from CEB looks at 5 key opportunities for IT to drive productivity and growth as digital technology changes the nature of the work environment.
Posted: 23 May 2014 | Published: 23 May 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Intersecting Project Management and Business Analysis
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: In this informative white paper, learn why business analysis/requirements management and project management must go hand-in-hand, and learn how to foster collaboration between the business analysis/requirements team and project managers.
Posted: 01 May 2014 | Published: 01 May 2014

Global Knowledge

Box revolutionized the way this global engineering firm collaborates with clients — and sharpened its competitive edge
sponsored by Box
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, find out how Box was able to help Royal HaskoningDHV provide its clients with secure access to both active projects and archived files 24x7. Read on to discover how you, too, can gain not only a competitive edge, but, more importantly, newfound respect from your clients born from your ability to successfully collaborate.
Posted: 01 May 2014 | Published: 01 May 2014

Box

Requirements Management Tools for Better Collaboration
sponsored by Borland, Micro Focus
EGUIDE: Check out this guide to learn about a requirements management tool that enables comprehensive collaboration throughout the project lifecycle, from conception to delivery, resulting in a unified vision from start to finish.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Published: 25 Apr 2014

Borland, Micro Focus

CIO briefing on agile development
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
PRESENTATION: How do we create agile organisations and behave in a more agile way? Kelly Waters executive Consultant, Coach, and Interim CTO, offers some answers in this presentation.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Published: 25 Apr 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Managing IT projects for business change. Dealing with trouble.
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
PRESENTATION: Jeff Morgan and Chris Dale offer advice on managing unanticipated events that can disrupt IT projects in this extract from their book, Managing IT Projects for Business Change.
Posted: 22 Apr 2014 | Published: 22 Apr 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

IT industry outlook 2014
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This report from CompTIA provides an overview of the size, shape and growth factors of the information technology (IT) industry.
Posted: 17 Apr 2014 | Published: 17 Apr 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Top-Down Planning and Bottom-Up Execution: Harmony or Discord?
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Recently, there's been a push to make project planning more strategic, and at the same time, organizations are striving to become more flexible and adaptable. But is this Agile execution at odds with the more strategic planning, or do these two approaches help create a more responsive environment for the business?
Posted: 14 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

CA Technologies.

Open Source Assessment Tool
sponsored by IBM
ASSESSMENT TOOL: How can you decide if open source or commercial software is better for your software development project? Access this helpful assessment tool to find out. Answer a few short questions to determine if open source, commercial, or an integration of both is most viable for your business.
Posted: 01 Jul 2014 | Published: 01 Jul 2014

IBM

How to overcome roadblocks to legacy software replacement: a guide for IT leaders
sponsored by MSM Software
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper gathers together the views of IT leaders from a recent survey of IT leaders and identifies the most typical roadblocks encountered when attempting to modernize legacy systems – as well as how they address those challenges.
Posted: 16 Jun 2014 | Published: 16 Jun 2014

MSM Software

CW Europe – June 2014 Edition
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: Europe is on a quest for innovation, looking like it might even give California's Silicon Valley a run for its money in a few years' time. London's Silicon Roundabout in Old Street may be smaller than Silicon Valley in size and reputation; however it is often featured on the list of top ten best cities to begin a startup company.
Posted: 04 Jun 2014 | Published: 05 Jun 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Gain Visibility And Insight Into All Your Application Investments
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Trends such as Agile development, mobile applications, outsourcing, and composite applications are changing the definition of application lifecycle management (ALM). You need a complete end-to-end view of your application investments -- you need project and portfolio management (PPM) as a part of your ALM strategy.
Posted: 28 May 2014 | Published: 31 Aug 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

CW Europe – May 2014 Edition
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: Last year the European Union's 28 member states adopted guidelines for sharing basic clinical and administrative data on patients internationally, including the details of healthcare providers and insurers. This issue of CW Europe looks at how European Union (EU) countries vary in sharing patient records and exchanging data.
Posted: 01 May 2014 | Published: 01 May 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Unlock the Mystery of Effective Strategic Planning
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This informative infographic illustrates four key tips to more effective planning, and introduces a project portfolio management (PPM) suite that gives you the capabilities and best practices you need to optimize PPM and make more strategic investments.
Posted: 15 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

CA Technologies.
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PROJECT MANAGEMENT DEFINITION (continued): …  The systems development life cycle (SDLC) is one example of a methodology for guiding the project management process from an initial feasibility study through maintenance of the completed application. Various SDLC approaches include the waterfall model, which was the original SDLC method; rapid application development (RAD); joint application development (JAD); the fountain model; the spiral model; build and fix; and synchronize-and-stabilize. A number of charting methods, such as the Gantt chart and PERT chart have been developed as tools to create a graphic representation of a project plan and … 
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